... for taking that first step, shaky though it may be, to a representative
form of government.
Imagine, if you will, partaking in your religion's death rites the night
before going to vote in case you were murdered while voting? How many of you
in this country, who bitch about having to stand in line for twenty minutes,
would brave DEATH to cast your vote in a national election?
These courageous folks deserve the support of the _entire_
world, and in
particular, the UN, for what they did today.
And thanks to the courage and sacrifice of the Coalition servicemen and
woman, and their families, who made it possible.
This start today need not be in vain as long as support for those who would
risk death to vote in Iraq is forthcoming from ALL the countries in the
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